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- more clouds than sun today; feeling great! - unseasonably cool, dry last weekend of august - rain chances return next week - tracking hurricane harvey - major hurricane makes landfall late tonight today: mostly cloudy to partly sunny. pleasant. highs: 77-80 winds: n 5-10 mph tonight: partly cloudy to mainly clear. comfortable. lows: 54-64 winds: n 5 mph saturday: mix of sun and clouds. low humidity. highs: 76-79 winds: ne 5-10 mph back to our
breaking news. hurricane harvey gaining strength overnight-- now a category 2 hurricane. the storm prompting mandatory evacuations in southern texas. some sheriffs telling residents-- if they remain in their homes, they may be on their own when harvey makes landfall. abc's janai norman has more. we are keeping a close eye on harvey
close eye on harvey all morning long. stay with us for continuing coverage..on air and online. don't forget to download the stormwatch seven weather app -- and follow us on facebook and twitter. right now-- a sailor from gaithersburg- among the missing after the u-s-s john s. mccain collided with an oil tanker near singapore this week. electronics technician second class kevin bushnell graduated from gaithersburg high school in 2009. he and nine other sailors remain missing. his community - now grieving. the navy has called off its sea search --
searching flooded compartments aboard the damaged ship. a man is in custody, after allegedly grabbing two women on an arlington trail.. and exposing himself to them. 22-year-old marvin sosa velasquez of falls church was arrested wednesday afternoon, shortly after the alleged incidents. the victims say they were on the custis trail when they were attacked. one of them called 9-1-1, and police quickly arrived. word about the incident has people who use the trail on edge. abc-seven dug into the suspect's background. we've learned.. he has a criminal history. but most of the arrests were for drinking-related charges. well this didn't take long. the newest powerball jackpot winner has already quit her job -- after she found out about her new fortune. 53-year-old mavis wanczyk of masschusetts came forward to claim the jackpot. she's now 758-million dollars richer -- after coming up with the right numbers in last night's drawing. it's the largest payoff for a single winning ticke i
lottery history. and of course-- it took a while to sink in. wanzik picked the winning numbers herself -- using family birthdays and her lucky number, four. two people in our area won a million dollars each by matching all of the numbers except the powerball. those tickets were sold at the parkway express on loisdale road in lorton, and the potomac shell on darnestown road in gaithersburg. new this morning. a late night for the nationals-- and for many of their fans. last night's game against the astros went to the 11th inning. matt wieters hits a fly ball to bring in ryan zimmerman. that was the nationals second run of the inning, giving them a 5-3 lead. they hang on to win 5-4. the nats win the series 2-1. they are back home today-- to host the new york mes
coming up-- legal action following this scary accident. who the driver is blaming-- after he cars falls seven stories to the ground. plus, our stormwatch 7 team is tracking the path of hurricane harvey. how long before the storm hits the mainland-- and what will people there see when it arrives. complete coverage ahead.
- tracking hurricane harvey - major hurricane makes landfall late tonight today: mostly cloudy to partly sunny. pleasant. highs: 77-80 winds: n 5-10 mph tonight: partly cloudy to mainly clear. comfortable. lows: 54-64 winds: n 5 mph saturday: mix of sun and clouds. low humidity. highs: 76-79 winds: ne 5-10 mph
shocking video we first showed you earlier this month. what you're seeing is a car- falling seven stories from a texas parking garage back in july. that car's owner - now seeking more than 1 million dollars in damages from the garage's owner and management. she claims the owners were negligent for not upgrading the
that woman admits that she accidentally pressed the gas instead of the brake, sending her car over the ledge. she's still undergoing medical treatment. developing now.. a nokesville, virginia couple is being held without bond.. accused in a shocking case of child abuse. barbara ramirez del cid and walter flores-chiquillo were arrested tuesday. their 10-year-old son had knocked on the door of a home a mile away. the man who answered says the boy had burn marks on his hands. he had about 40 scars, and cuts on his legs. the boy told him he hadn't been to school in four years. the woman who owns the property where police found the suspects says she didn't even know they were there. she says a couple who works on her property lives in an apartment above the garage. she says without her permission, they allowed the suspects and their son to stay there. the boy was put in protective custody with child protective services, and taken to a nearby hospital. a warning now: you may find this video disturbing. video showing cheerleaders from
splits is now at the center of a police investigation. the video was recorded during a camp in june. it shows the coach forcing eight girls into splits, while teammates held them down. one girl showed her parents the video. her mother went straight to school officials. that woman says she and other parents complained-- but administrators did nothing about it for months, until the video leaked online. now five administrators are on leave, including the coach.. and the principal. police are investigating the case as possible child abuse. the school district has issued a statement. it says, in part, "we absolutely prohibit any practices that place our students' physical and mental health in jeopardy." police are looking for about a dozen burglars who broke into a high-end eyewear store in laguna hills, california. take a look at this video! the incident happened monday,
caught on surveillance video, smashing through the front window. and minutes later-- they are gone with around 200-thousand dollars worth of designer frames and sunglasses. the business did have an alarm that the business did have an alarm that began blaring when the thieves came in. but police say they smashed that too, as they grabbed the glasses. so far.. no arrests. well there is good news and bad news for game of thrones fans. the season finale is just days away. that is the bad news. so what is the good news? this episode will give you a lot of bang for your buck. show runners say sunday's episode, "the dragon and the wolf" will run almost 80 minutes. that is the show's longest episode ever. critics are mixed on the season so far, but the show has seen record ratings. at xx time for weather. toss to eileen
- more clouds than sun today; feeling great! - unseasonably cool, dry last weekend of august - rain chances return next week - tracking hurricane harvey - major hurricane makes landfall late tonight today: mostly cloudy to partly sunny. pleasant. highs: 77-80 winds: n 5-10 mph tonight: partly cloudy to mainly clear. comfortable. lows: 54-64 winds: n 5 mph saturday: mix of sun and clouds. low humidity. highs: 76-79 winds: ne 5-10 mph
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